Planning a trip south of the border – can you go?

On March 21 the US placed a nonessential travel ban for Mexico and Canada that has been extended until September 21 – so how are Americans going south for vacation? The travel ban was for land travel and doesn’t apply to air travel and flights Mexico currently has no travel ban in place, though some states have expressed interest in tighter measures as COVID cases … Continue reading Planning a trip south of the border – can you go?

Before you place a suitcase on your bed, read this!

Admittedly, I’m a germaphobe.  Even before COVID, I never touched an elevator button with my fingertip, always the knuckle.   One thing I hadn’t thought about, until now, was unpacking my suitcase on top of my bed (either at a hotel or my home).  A lot of us do it because it’s more convenient than if it was on the floor.  At home, I don’t have … Continue reading Before you place a suitcase on your bed, read this!